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Dominic works part-time.
The instructor is qualified to work with children.
I hope to work in marketing when I'm older.
She worked as a journalist.
She works for a big law firm in the city.
I've been working in the garden all day.
Our thanks go to everybody who has worked on this project.
He worked tirelessly to improve safety conditions in the mines.
The new telephone system seems to be working perfectly.
This pen doesn't work.
If this plan doesn't work, we'll think of something else.
The strategy seems to be working.
The drug works by blocking the spread of the virus.
Criticizing your former employer works against you in an interview.
The exchange rate is currently working in the company's favor.
The strap of one of her sandals had worked itself loose.
Some students may be able to work the problems if they are given more time.
We are expected to be very flexible, but that should work both ways.
Government workers know how easy it is to work the system.
Mitch was working his way up the hill with a heavy pack on his back.
This is the American English definition of work. View British English definition of work.
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